January 23, 2022

New Report: “Implementing Effective Data Practices: Stakeholder Recommendations for Collaborative Research Support”

UPDATE October 28, 2020 NEW VIDEOS: “Interviews on Implementing Effective Data Practices, Part I: Why This Work Matters”


The report linked to below was recently published by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL).

From the Description:

In this report, experts from library, research, and scientific communities provide key recommendations for effective data practices to support a more open research ecosystem. The recommendations are based on information and insights shared during a December 2019 invitational conference convened by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL), the California Digital Library (CDL), the Association of American Universities (AAU), and the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU). The conference was sponsored by the US National Science Foundation (NSF). The report focuses on recommendations for research institutions and also provides guidance for publishers, tool builders, and professional associations.

Direct to Full Text Report
35 pages; PDF.


  • John Chodacki
    California Digital Library
  • Cynthia Hudson-Vitale
    Pennsylvania State University
  • Natalie Meyers
    University of Notre Dame
  • Jennifer Muilenburg
    University of Washington
  • Maria Praetzellis
    California Digital Library
  • Kacy Redd
    Association of Public and Land-grant Universities
    Judy Ruttenberg
    Association of Research Libraries
    Katie SteenAssociation of American Universities
    Additional report and conference contributors:
  • Joel Cutcher-GershenfeldBrandeis University
  • Maria GouldCalifornia Digital Library

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35 pages; PDF.

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.